#2b55b3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2b55b3 is composed of 16.9% red, 33.3% green and 70.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 76% cyan, 52.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 29.8% black. It has a hue angle of 221.5 degrees, a saturation of 61.3% and a lightness of 43.5%. #2b55b3 color hex could be obtained by blending #56aaff with #000067. Closest websafe color is: #3366cc.

    • R 17
    • G 33
    • B 70
    RGB color chart
    • C 76
    • M 53
    • Y 0
    • K 30
    CMYK color chart

#2b55b3 color description : Strong blue.

#2b55b3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2b55b3 has RGB values of R:43, G:85, B:179 and CMYK values of C:0.76, M:0.53, Y:0, K:0.3. Its decimal value is 2839987.

Hex triplet 2b55b3 #2b55b3
RGB Decimal 43, 85, 179 rgb(43,85,179)
RGB Percent 16.9, 33.3, 70.2 rgb(16.9%,33.3%,70.2%)
CMYK 76, 53, 0, 30
HSL 221.5°, 61.3, 43.5 hsl(221.5,61.3%,43.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 221.5°, 76, 70.2
Web Safe 3366cc #3366cc
CIE-LAB 38.313, 19.344, -54.192
XYZ 12.38, 10.264, 43.974
xyY 0.186, 0.154, 10.264
CIE-LCH 38.313, 57.541, 289.644
CIE-LUV 38.313, -15.848, -79.002
Hunter-Lab 32.038, 12.907, -58.952
Binary 00101011, 01010101, 10110011

Color Schemes with #2b55b3

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Alternatives to #2b55b3

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#2b55b3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2b55b3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2b55b3;}
.background {background-color:#2b55b3;}
.border {border:1px solid #2b55b3;}

Shades and Tints of #2b55b3

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #010205 is the darkest color, while #f4f7fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2b55b3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #676c77 is the less saturated color, while #0045de is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2b55b3 is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #535353 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4b5366 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #1d5fb8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0064a5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006c73 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #225bb6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0f5faa Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0f638a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population